Highway crash kills 2 near Belleville

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KSNT reports that two people are dead after a crash in Belleville on Saturday.

The Kansas Highway Patrol responded to the area of US-81 and US-36 Highway near Belleville, on a double fatal crash.

Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Ben said on Twitter, the crash involved a passenger car and a semi.

The southbound lanes have been blocked, as the northbound lanes have been opened.

KHP ask drivers to drive slow, and watch out of troopers in the area.

This is a developing story. 

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